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Ronald Webster, Leader Who Plotted Anguilla Revolution, Dies at 90

Written on 01/22/2017
Sam Roberts at THE NEW YORK TIMES


In 1967, when Britain was shedding the vestiges of its empire, Ronald Webster emerged as the George Washington of the tiny Caribbean island of Anguilla — in reverse. He plotted a revolution to embrace the mother country rather than to break with it.

London nation-builders had envisioned an independent federation that would formally join Anguilla in association with two other former island colonies...


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